Talking About Garage Door Maintenance and RepairsTalking About Garage Door Maintenance and Repairs

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Talking About Garage Door Maintenance and Repairs

Hello, my name is Steve Thronwell. I would like to use my site to talk about garage door maintenance and repair services. Although garage door assemblies look relatively simple, messing with the wrong components could lead to catastrophic part failure or worse. I want to talk about the tools and techniques professionals used to provide garage door maintenance and repair services. I will also talk about replacement options to consider once the garage door reaches the end of its service limits. I hope you will visit my site on a regular basis to learn more about your garage door parts and structure. Thanks for stopping by.



Replacing The Garage Door Opener

Your home's garage door is an important feature for maximizing the accessibility of the property. Unfortunately, the garage door opener can be one of the components of these doors that can fail, which may put you in a position of needing to choose a new opener for the system. To make an effective choice for your garage's needs, it is necessary to avoid making some oversights or mistakes when assessing the potential openers for your system. Read More 

4 Common Problems That Need Garage Door Repair Services

Many garage door problems can be avoided by scheduling regular inspections and maintenance. However, over time, certain components will wear out and become faulty. You will have no other choice but to call the technician for repair services. As a homeowner, it is important to familiarize yourself with common problems that signal your door is faulty, so you will know when to call the professionals. The following are some issues that require repair services. Read More 

4 Reasons Why Your Commercial Garage Door Is Excessively Noisy

Garage door noises are common in most commercial buildings. But when the noise becomes repetitive, you will have a hard time ignoring it. The best way to handle the problem is to investigate the cause and call a commercial garage door repair technician. Here are the four common reasons why your door could be making excessive noise and how to handle the problem.  The Tracks Are Damaged Damaged tracks could be the reason why your garage door is acting up. Read More 

How To Clean And Maintain Accordion-Style Hurricane Shutters

If you live in a hurricane-prone state, such as Florida or Louisiana, there's a good chance that you have hurricane shutters on your home. While they are usually open to allow light into your house, you can easily close them in case of a weather emergency. The shutters are designed to reduce the impact of high winds on your windows, as well as keep flying debris from shattering them.  One type of hurricane shutter is the accordion-style, which open and close on a track that is attached to your window frames or garage door. Read More 

Restoring Your Wooden Carriage House Doors: A Step-By-Step Guide For DIY Homeowners

Do you have some garage doors that look like twin house doors rather than the swing up and open doors? These are actually known as "carriage doors" because they are built onto old structures that were once used to house carriages. The double doors opened outward to allow for the removal of carriages and buggies before cars were commonplace. Later, the "horseless carriages" of old could fit through them too. If your carriage house doors are looking quite ragged, you can either replace them with a modern garage door, or you can restore the old doors yourself. Read More